155 years ago today, Fort Sumter was fired upon– 10 Interesting facts — Bob Mayer

This was officially the beginning of the Civil War; in reality, that war was almost inevitable from the founding of the United States when the issue of slavery wasn’t dealt with. The Founding Fathers, while greatly revered, knew they were postponing an issue that later generations would have to solve with blood and generations in…

via 155 years ago today, Fort Sumter was fired upon– 10 Interesting facts — Bob Mayer

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